Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.


Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Chia;   Dietary Supplement: Oatmeal;   Behavioral: Normocaloric diet
Sponsor:   Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social
Recruiting - verified June 2015

Efficacy and Safety of Lobeglitazone Versus Sitagliptin

Condition:   Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Interventions:   Drug: Lobelitazone 0.5mg;   Drug: Sitagliptin 100mg
Sponsor:   Chong Kun Dang Pharmaceutical
Recruiting - verified May 2015

Optimal Administration of Allopurinol in Dialysis Patients

Conditions:   Gout;   Renal Insufficiency
Intervention:   Drug: Allopurinol
Sponsor:   Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital
Recruiting - verified June 2015

Effects of Polyphenols Found in Pomegranate and Bonolive on Postprandial Blood Glucose in Vivo.

Condition:   Hyperglycaemia
Interventions:   Other: Control (109 g white bread);   Dietary Supplement: Dose 1 (pomegranate or bonolive);   Dietary Supplement: Dose 2 (pomegranate or bonolive)
Sponsor:   University of Leeds
Recruiting - verified June 2015

The Combined Portfolio Diet and Exercise Study

Conditions:   Cardiovascular Diseases;   Hypercholesterolemia;   Type 2 Diabetes;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Behavioral: Portfolio Plus Diet;   Behavioral: DASH-like (high fiber) Diet
Sponsors:   St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto;   Canadian Institutes of Health Research  (CIHR);   University of Toronto;   Laval University;   University of Manitoba;   University of British Columbia
Not yet recruiting - verified June 2015

Acute Effects of Spices on Pathways Associated With Glucose Homeostasis and Inflammation on PBMCs of Healthy Subjects

Condition:   Healthy
Interventions:   Other: Fat challenge breakfast;   Other: Fat challenge breakfast+spices;   Other: Carbohydrate challenge breakfast;   Other: Carbohydrate challenge breakfast+spices
Sponsors:   Lund University;   Food for Health Science Centre, Lund University
Recruiting - verified June 2015

Maternal Hypertriglyceridaemia Study

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Intervention:   Procedure: Blood sampling
Sponsor:   University of Malaya
Recruiting - verified June 2015

Individual Metabolism and Physiology Signature Study

Conditions:   Insulin Resistance;   Metabolic Syndrome X;   Obesity
Interventions:   Other: DGA Diet Plan;   Other: NHANES Diet Plan
Sponsors:   USDA, Western Human Nutrition Research Center;   Dairy Research Institute;   University of California, Davis;   University of Arkansas
Recruiting - verified February 2015

Treatment of Antipsychotic-associated Obesity With a GLP-1 Analogue

Conditions:   Obesity;   Metabolic Syndrome X;   Drug-induced Obesity;   Schizophrenia
Interventions:   Drug: Exenatide;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Bjorn H. Ebdrup
Completed - verified June 2015

Physical Activity and Nutrition in Children Study

Conditions:   Overweight;   Glucose Metabolism Disorders;   Lipid Metabolism Disorders;   Blood Pressure
Intervention:   Behavioral: lifestyle counseling
Sponsors:   University of Eastern Finland;   Kuopio University Hospital;   University of Turku;   University of Cambridge;   Early Growth Genetics (EGG) Consortium;   Ministry of Education and Culture of Finland;   Ministry of Social Affairs and Health of Finland;   Sitra, the Finnish Innovation Fund;   Social Insurance Institution, Finland;   Finnish Cultural Foundation;   Foundation for Paediatric Research, Finland;   Juho Vainio Foundation;   Paavo Nurmi Foundation
Active, not recruiting - verified June 2015

Dairy Fat as a Mediator of Vitamin E Adequacy in Individuals With Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Other: Fat-Free Milk;   Other: Low-Fat Milk;   Other: Full-Fat Milk;   Other: Soy Milk
Sponsor:   Ohio State University
Active, not recruiting - verified June 2015

Mifepristone for Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Endocrine Disease;   Diabetes
Intervention:   Drug: Mifepristone
Sponsor:   Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Recruiting - verified March 2015

Effect of Lycopene and Isoflavones on Glucose Metabolism

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Diabetes Mellitus, Non-Insulin-Dependent
Interventions:   Drug: Randomized pills either containing combination of lycopene and isoflavones (dietary supplements) or Placebo to be taken for 12 weeks;   Other: Screening;   Other: OGTT;   Other: Anthropometrics and Blood pressure;   Other: Screening;   Other: Blood Drawing
Sponsor:   The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Withdrawn - verified June 2015

Psoriasis Inflammation and Systemic Co Morbidities

Condition:   Psoriasis
Sponsors:   Rockefeller University;   Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Active, not recruiting - verified June 2015

Effectiveness of Nigella Sativa (Kalonji) Seed in Dyslipidemia

Conditions:   Hypercholesterolemia;   Hypertension;   Diabetes Mellitus;   Metabolic Syndrome X
Intervention:   Drug: Nigella sativa seed
Sponsor:   Aga Khan University
Completed - verified April 2007

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